NTSB Identification: LAX95LA055B
Accident occurred Tuesday, December 20, 1994 in HEMET, CA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 05/16/1995
Aircraft: Intermountain Mfg. (IMCO) CALLAIR A-9, registration: N7211V
Injuries: 3 Uninjured.

NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

A LUSCOMBE 8E, N1217B, COLLIDED WITH AN INTERMOUNTAIN CALLAIR A-9, N7211V, WHILE LANDING AT THE HEMET, CALIFORNIA, AIRPORT. ACCORDING TO WITNESS OBSERVATIONS AND THE PILOTS' STATEMENTS, THE LUSCOMBE WAS IN THE LANDING FLARE AND BOUNCED ON TOUCHDOWN; THE PILOT THEN LOST CONTROL, DRAGGED A WING TIP, AND VEERED INTO THE CALLAIR A-9, WHICH WAS ON AN ADJACENT TAXIWAY PERFORMING AN ENGINE RUN-UP.

The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:

The other aircraft pilot's inadequate bounced landing recovery and his failure to maintain directional control.

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